The Reverend Horton Heat is the stage name of American musician Jim Heath (born 1959) as well as the name of his Dallas, Texas-based psychobilly trio. Heath is a singer, songwriter and guitarist. One reviewer calls Heath the "godfather of modern rockabilly and psychobilly."
The group originally formed in 1985, playing its first gigs in Dallas's Deep Ellum neighborhood. Its current members are Jim "Reverend Horton" Heath on guitar and lead vocals, Jimbo Wallace on the upright bass, and Scott Churilla on drums. The band signed to Victory Records on November 27, 2012, and released their eleventh studio album, REV, on January 21, 2014.
Their sound is self-described as "country-fed punkabilly". Some of their songs could also be described as psychobilly. Their music is a mixture of country, surf, punk, big band, swing, and rockabilly, all played loud and energetically with lyrics that are often humorous. The band has achieved success within the genre andЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Yeah, Right [сингл]
- Smoke 'em If You Got 'em [22.10.1991, альбом]
- The Full-Custom Gospel Sounds of the Reverend Horton Heat [20.04.1993, альбом]
- 400 Bucks / Caliente [01.05.1994, сингл]
- Liquor in the Front [05.07.1994, альбом]
- It's Martini Time [02.07.1996, альбом]
- Lie Detector [1998, сингл]
- Space Heater [24.03.1998, альбом]
- Spend a Night in the Box [21.03.2000, альбом]
- Lucky 7 [26.02.2002, альбом]
- Revival [29.06.2004, альбом]
- We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites [04.10.2005, альбом]
- Laughin' & Cryin' With the Reverend Horton Heat [01.09.2009, альбом]
- Rev [21.01.2014, альбом]
- Aiming to Please
- Greatest Hits [сборник]
- Holy Roller [20.04.1999, сборник]
- 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of The Reverend Horton Heat [17.01.2006, сборник]